Make a difference now
Your contribution to Neighborhood House will enable individuals and families with limited resources to achieve their dreams. At Neighborhood House, we go beyond providing solutions to immediate problems. Our goal is to eliminate poverty and foster self-sufficiency by building strong families and strong communities.
How can I make a difference?
Your contributions will go directly to programs working to improve the lives of low-income individuals in Seattle and King County. Neighborhood House prides itself on keeping its administrative costs low, allowing your gift to reach more individuals and families in need. All gifts are tax-deductible. Our Corporate Contributions number is MEH-080-983; our Tax ID number is 91-0568305.
- Donate by credit card via our secure online donation system by clicking here.
- Make out a tax-deductible check to Neighborhood House and mail it to:
905 Spruce Street
Seattle, WA 98104
- Call Development Manager Elli Koskella at 206-461-8430, ext. 352 to make a donation via Visa/MasterCard/American Express/Discover/Diners Club or to make an in-kind gift.
- Consider making a legacy gift. This section includes more information on how to take advantage of this and other planned giving options.
- To make a gift of your time, please visit our volunteer section.
- To learn more about nonprofit organizations, visit www.charitywatch.org and www.guidestar.org.
- To learn more about fundraising ethics and donor rights, visit www.afpwashington.org.
Here are some examples of what your support enables us to provide:
- Helps a newly-arrived refugee studying English pay for basic Adult Education Classes.
- Ensures an infant receives his yearly developmental and behavioral screenings.
- Buys an assortment of games such as, Uno, Chess, Monopoly, Sorry, Risk, etc. to strengthen logic, reasoning and strategy skills.
- Ensures that one child for one school year receives nutritious snacks after-school.
- Provides a job seeker with a comprehensive collection of job interview preparation resources, such as resume-building and interviewing skills training.
- Supplies nutritional lunches for 20 preschool children.
- Gives 12 books to a child in our home visiting program to build that child’s home library.
- Takes 15 families and their infants and toddlers to a 2 hour family fun group.
- Allows a first-time college student a 2-hour college readiness session.
- Gives a job seeker in King County transportation fare for a month.
- Provides utility assistance for two months to keep a family of four connected to electricity.
- Offers off-site learning experiences for students (e.g., Pacific Science Center, The Aquarium, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, etc.)
- Provides testing and certification fees for a newly graduated Registered Nurse.
- Supplies medical clearance fees for a new employee at a local hospital.
- Provides a parent training and family dinner for 40 families of preschoolers.
- Gives 4 hours of relief/help for caregivers of frail elderly and persons living with disabilities.
- Takes 40 preschool children on an educational field trip.
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For more information, contact Miryam Laytner at 206-461-8430, ext. 231.